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waranta tangara takariliya ngini, krakapaka pilri-ta (more details).

 waranta tangara takariliya ngini, krakapaka pilri-ta. We mourn our ancestral dead, murdered at Cape Grim on this day, 10 February 1828. From the earliest years of the invasion and settlement of north western Tasmania, dreadful atrocities were committed against Aboriginal people. These led to the massacre at Cape Grim on 10 February 1828. 6 Aboriginal women recounted some of these brutalities to George Augustus Robinson when he visited the camp they lived in with sealers on the NW coast directly opposite Robbins Island: “The ... Read more

yula (Muttonbird) Monitoring Dec 2016

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Meetings begin on Aboriginal constitutional recognition with the first of 12 Indigenous-led meetings kicking off in Tasmania

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A workshop that has been running for five years in Tasmania, teaching the Aboriginal art of ‘stringing’ marina shell necklaces, is culminating in a national exhibition

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kanaplila (dance) Workshop with Craig Everett

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Island Music 2013

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Vandals deface 8,000 year old rockshelter art

  Media Releases: May 26th: Urgent Call for changes to the Relics Act   May 25th: THE DESTRUCTION OF TASMANIAN ABORIGINAL HERITAGE CONTINUES       The Mercury, May 26 2016: Ancient Aboriginal cave art defiled The vandalism of two hand stencils by the River Derwent has prompted Aboriginal leaders to call for tougher penalties for the destruction of indigenous heritage.   ABC news, May 26th 2016: Vandals deface 8,000-year-old Indigenous art in Tasmania "The Government knows the 1975 legislation is outdated and inadequate and Minister Groom is liaising closely with the Aboriginal Heritage Council on the ... Read more

Attention! Tasmanian Aboriginal Artists – Fund-Raising Art Exhibition & Sale:

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Pierre Slicer – As one silk to another, I offended by the lack of courtesy

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TAC Requests State Government Intervention

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